Quantcast

Armor Garniture, Probably of King Henry VIII of England (reigned 1509–47)

Decoration attributed to Hans Holbein the Younger
(German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)

Date: dated 1527
Geography: Greenwich
Culture: British, Greenwich
Medium: Steel, etched and gilt overall
Dimensions: Wt., 62 lb. 12 oz. (28.45 kg); H., 73 in. (185.4 cm)
Classification: Armor for Horse and Man
Credit Line: Purchase, William H. Riggs Gift and Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number: 19.131.1a–r, t–w, .2a–g, l

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word:
22741:1

Close